Principe Pio Hotel
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... 2 1/2 hours to Puerto Lapice (pwair-to lah-pee-tha) in Castile-La Mancha province. We had lunch in this little village in the bar/restaurante where Don Quixote fell in love with Dulcinea. The trough where he watered his horse was in the courtyard. Larry and Derek had ham and cheese sandwiches and bear and I had chicken noodle soup and a crusty roll. We went out into the little village to take pictures of the blue and white ...
In terms of other sources of accessibility, the metro system is similar to other cities I have been to where only about half the stations are accessible. Some trains have a handicap door that includes a small ramp over the gap and a wider opening. The stations are filled with long flights of stairs/escalators. One has to climb about 100 steps or more per stop and few have a lift – it’s a feat for any ...
... to say this has been the best period of my life so far but also the quickest, before I know it I'll be back in Glasgow - stressing about my dissertation and hopefully graduating. After moving to a foreign country and having to build not only a life (to a certain extent) but also a social circle and some form of routine in an strange environment is certainly what character building is all about. Without trying to 'blow my own trumpet' - I now know I will ...
... happen, I knew that was going to happen, so I shout at her car in french (so fun!). Got in class on time, with no damage.
On the other hand, my spanish is not improving as quickly as my biking. I'm not THAT bad, but I would like to be BETTER. Everybody tells me it take times and all, but it's very annoying to feel like a 3 years old little girl! The 4 years old kids are much better than me! Any way, I do some lessons every ...
... it, but one was still at her house from the long weekend. The girl that was there is 19 and has pretty good English. We talked for an hour getting to know each other and talking a bit about some current events. Next week I'll get to know the other girl and will have to come up with another theme to talk about. After my hour I went to check my mail and got my 5 euros. :) It is great to be paid to talk in your own ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services